Gabriella Pinter

Mathematical Sciences - General


  • PhD, Texas Tech University, 1997
  • MS, Mathematics, University of Texas at Dallas, 1994
  • MA, Mathematics and English, JATE, University of Szeged, Hungary, 1990

Postdoctoral Position

  • Center for Research in Scientific Computation, North Carolina State University, July 1997-August 2000.

Funded Research

  • NSF-NIEHS Linking Limnology to Cyanotoxins in Drinking Water Using Buoy Sensors and Auto-Sampling, September 2012 - August 2017; (co-PI)
  • NSF UBM-Institutional: Integrated Undergraduate Research Experiences in Biological and Mathematical Sciences at the University of Wisconsin; October 2011- September 2016. (PI)
  • UWM Research Growth Initiative - Establishing a modeling framework for the investigation of nano-scale drivers of biogeochemical cycling in freshwater ecosystems, June 2012 - August 2013. (PI)
  • NSF UBM-Group: Integrated Undergraduate Research Experiences in Aquatic Biology and Mathematics at UWM; October 2008- September 2012. (co-PI)

Educational Activities 

  • Teaching undergraduate and graduate classes in problem solving, mathematical modeling, differential equations and analysis.
  • Math Circle - weekly meetings and problem solving activities for middle and high school students, September 2011-present.
  • Mentoring undergraduate research - contributed to research and conference proceedings papers and numerous talks and poster presentations at national, regional and local conferences and symposia by undergraduate students.
  • Problem editor - Wisconsin Section High School Math Contest, September 2013-present.

Selected Publications

Bechette, Audrey, Stojsavljevic, Thomas, Tessmer, Maxx, Berges, John A., Pinter, Gabriella A., and Young, Erica B.“Mathematical Modeling of Bacteria-Virus Interactions in Lake Michigan Incorporating Phosphorus Content” Journal of Great Lakes Research, Elsevier39.4 (2013).